Culture Leadership Charge – Respectful Leadership

By S. Chris Edmonds / November 20, 2017 / 0 Comments

How are your team leaders perceived by team members in your department, region, or company? The relationship team members have with team leaders drives team members’ perceptions of the work, of the company, of their peers, and of their customers. A purposeful, positive, productive relationship boosts team member engagement, service, and performance. A dismissive, demeaning, […]

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Culture Leadership Charge – A Crisis of Respect

By S. Chris Edmonds / November 6, 2017 / 0 Comments

We face a crisis of respect and civility in the US today. This crisis is not unique to Americans but a recent study describes the huge concerns many Americans have with civility and respect in our country right now. The biggest recent story is the exposure of some Hollywood producers and directors for years of […]

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Culture Leadership Charge – Best. Day. Ever.

By S. Chris Edmonds / October 16, 2017 / 0 Comments

When was your best day ever? I had a wonderful opportunity a few weeks ago to see a program by Steve Spangler, the science guy. Steve is a hall of fame speaker and Emmy winner. He opened his presentation by sharing the reactions of a third grader back when Steve was first teaching. When Steve […]

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Culture Leadership Charge – The Power of Learning

By S. Chris Edmonds / October 2, 2017 / 2 Comments

What are you learning today – to boost your skills, contribution, and service to others? I’m always learning. I want to keep my brain tuned and keep relevant daily. When I’m learning, I have to work through my assumptions to assess their relevance in this new state. That’s good for me and for my brain. […]

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Culture Leadership Charge – No Surprises

By S. Chris Edmonds / September 18, 2017 / 0 Comments

When I was growing up, my Mom made the best desserts. I remember coming home from school one day and the house was filled with the smell of freshly baked chocolate brownies! Mom held out a plate of her famous treats! I grabbed one, said thanks, and took a huge bite. And – yuck. Mom […]

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Culture Leadership Charge – Age is Just a Number

By S. Chris Edmonds / September 4, 2017 / 6 Comments

I’m old. I turned 65 this year so was able to join Medicare here in the US. I’d never thought about being a member of the Medicare generation! 65 is the age when many people retire. I’m not ready to retire. I have too many good ideas – I think – and there are many […]

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